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Identification_Information:

Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
Publication_Date: 20131029
Title:
Geophysical data of field activity S-3-75-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 05/05/1975 to 05/17/1975
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/s-3-75-eg.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s375eg/html/s-3-75-eg.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientist: Bruce Molnia. Geophysical data (gradiometer, 3dot5khz, sparker, minisparker, magnetics) of field activity S-3-75-EG in Eastern Gulf of Alaska from 05/05/1975 to 05/17/1975, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s375eg/html/s-3-75-eg.meta.html>.
Purpose:
These data and information are intended for science researchers, students from elementary through college, policy makers, and general public.
Supplemental_Information:

Equipment Used -
gradiometer
3dot5khz
sparker single-channel 25-joule
minisparker 6 kj
magnetics magnetometer
Publications -
Molnia, B.F., Carlson, P.R., and Wright, L.H., 1978, Geophysical data from the 1975
cruise of the NOAA ship Surveyor in northern Gulf of Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey
Open-File Report 78-209, 42 p.<BR>
<HR>
Carlson, Paul R., Bruns, Terry R., Molnia, Bruce F., and Schwab, William C., 1982,
Submarine valleys in the northeastern Gulf of Alaska; characteristics and probable origin:
Marine Geology, v. 47, no. 3-4, p. 217-242. <BR>
<HR>
Carlson, Paul R., and Schwab, William C., 1982, Northern Gulf of Alaska environmental geology,
in Bruns, T. R., ed., Hydrocarbon resource report for proposed OCS lease sale 88; southeastern
Alaska, northern Gulf of Alaska, Cook Inlet, and Shelikof Strait, Alaska: U.S. Geological
Survey Open-File Report 82-0928, p. 73-86.<BR>
<HR>
Carlson, Paul R., and Molnia, Bruce F., 1976, Submarine mass movement of Holocene sediments
seaward of the Copper River: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 0733, p. 55-56.
<HR>
Molnia, Bruce F., and Carlson, Paul R., 1976, Surface sedimentary units of the northern
Gulf of Alaska continental shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 0733, p. 56-57.<BR>

Similar information is available for thousands of other USGS/CMG-related Activities.
If known, available are Activity-specific navigation, gravity, magnetics, bathymetry, seismic, and sampling data; track maps; and equipment information; as well as summary overviews, crew lists, and information about analog materials.
If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html>
Primary access to the USGS/CMG Information Bank's digital data, analog data, and metadata is provided through... <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
This page accomodates a variety of search approaches (e.g., by platform, by region, by scientist, by equipment type, etc.).
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 19750505
Ending_Date: 19750517

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -152.37498
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -138.48499
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 60.62500
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 57.72999

Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Category
Theme_Keyword: geoscientificinformation
Theme_Keyword: oceans
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology
Theme_Keyword: Marine Geophysics
Theme_Keyword: Marine Gravity Field
Theme_Keyword: Bathymetry
Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: AK
Place_Keyword: Eastern Gulf of Alaska
Place_Keyword: Gulf of Alaska
Place_Keyword: USA


Access_Constraints:
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html>
Use_Constraints:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>


Data_Set_Credit:
Bruce Molnia (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Paul Fuller (Dafe Coordinator, USGS Western Region); Gordon Tanner (Electronic Technician, USGS Western Region); Steve Davenport (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Anne Hickling (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Sam Johnson (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Milton Randall (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Harry Smith (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Don Van Nieuwenhuise (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Jeff Yarus (Watchstander, USGS Western Region)
Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
Cross_Reference:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Other_Citation_Details:
Molnia, B.F., Carlson, P.R., and Wright, L.H., 1978, Geophysical data from the 1975 cruise of the NOAA ship Surveyor in northern Gulf of Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-209, 42 p. Carlson, Paul R., Bruns, Terry R., Molnia, Bruce F., and Schwab, William C., 1982, Submarine valleys in the northeastern Gulf of Alaska; characteristics and probable origin: Marine Geology, v. 47, no. 3-4, p. 217-242. Carlson, Paul R., and Schwab, William C., 1982, Northern Gulf of Alaska environmental geology, in Bruns, T. R., ed., Hydrocarbon resource report for proposed OCS lease sale 88; southeastern Alaska, northern Gulf of Alaska, Cook Inlet, and Shelikof Strait, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 82-0928, p. 73-86. Carlson, Paul R., and Molnia, Bruce F., 1976, Submarine mass movement of Holocene sediments seaward of the Copper River: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 0733, p. 55-56. Molnia, Bruce F., and Carlson, Paul R., 1976, Surface sedimentary units of the northern Gulf of Alaska continental shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 0733, p. 56-57.



Data_Quality_Information:

Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version.

Logical_Consistency_Report: Unspecified

Completeness_Report:
Start and end date/times of data
Navigation Data (s-3-75-eg.052 [SINS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197505052358000    197505060400000
197505060600000    197505061200000
197505061327000    197505070044000
197505070206000    197505071718000
197505071933000    197505080706000
197505080854000    197505080910000
197505081052000    197505081052000
197505081300000    197505081333000
197505081455000    197505081910000
197505082128000    197505100430000
197505100600000    197505130140420
197505130333000    197505131950300
197505132120300    197505132140300
197505132306000    197505140056000
197505140240000    197505140536000
197505140720000    197505151750000
197505160130000    197505161005000
197505161305000    197505171610000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Gravity Data (s-3-75-eg.161_052)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197505060042000    197505112137420
197505120013000    197505162313000
197505162320000    197505171604120
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Bathymetry Data (s-3-75-eg.305_052)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197505060000000    197505061215000
197505061300000    197505061450000
197505061530000    197505071740000
197505071955000    197505080543000
197505080550000    197505080800000
197505080820000    197505090650000
197505090707000    197505100625000
197505100633000    197505102120000
197505102132000    197505120335000
197505120350000    197505130950000
197505131010000    197505131010000
197505131020000    197505131025000
197505131035000    197505131040000
197505131050000    197505131055000
197505131105000    197505131110000
197505131120000    197505131125000
197505131135000    197505131140000
197505131150000    197505140240000
197505140305000    197505142138000
197505142147000    197505142147000
197505142200000    197505151815000
197505151835000    197505151845000
197505160105000    197505161040000
197505161100000    197505161225000
197505161330000    197505170345000
197505170355000    197505171610000
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Lineage:

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Navigation Data
Converted to time format with year at start.

02/10/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.C175EG.N]S175EG.052;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
08/16/00 DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS SET FROM S175EG

Process_Date: 20000816

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Gravity Data
09/14/2000 clint s-3-75-eg.161_052
/infobank/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

01/16/86 BARB DUA0:[DATA.S175EG.G]S175EG.161;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5

08/16/00 DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS SET FROM S175EG GRAV

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

02/10/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.C175EG.N]S175EG.052;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
08/16/00 DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS SET FROM S175EG

time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
Process_Date: 20000914

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Bathymetry Data
09/14/2000 clint s-3-75-eg.305_052
/infobank/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

02/20/86 BECKIE DISK$USERDISK:[BECKIE.TEMP]S175EG.305;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
I believe this file was hand-digetized in meters by
NOAA.
08/16/00 DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS SET FROM S175EG

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

02/10/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.C175EG.N]S175EG.052;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
08/16/00 DAN MOSIER SPLIT THIS SET FROM S175EG

time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
Process_Date: 20000914

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>



Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Eastern Gulf of Alaska
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Point

Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point



Spatial_Reference_Information:

Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Longitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees

Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1927
Ellipsoid_Name: Clarke 1866
Semi-major_Axis: 6378206.4
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 294.98

Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Depth_System_Definition:
Depth_Datum_Name: Local surface
Depth_Resolution: 0.1
Depth_Distance_Units: meters
Depth_Encoding_Method: Attribute values



Entity_and_Attribute_Information:

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Bathymetry with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/bath.html>

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Gravity with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/grav.html>

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Navigation with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>



Distribution_Information:

Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Resource_Description:
Downloadable Data S-3-75-EG data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s375eg/html/s-3-75-eg.meta.html>

Distribution_Liability:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
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Digital_Transfer_Option:
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Digital_Transfer_Option:
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Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s375eg/html/s-3-75-eg.bath.html>

Fees: None



Metadata_Reference_Information:

Metadata_Date: 20131029

Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Metadata_Standard_Name:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/>

Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>

Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
Metadata_Use_Constraints: none


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